How Sanitary Landfills Work

More than half of the garbage generated in the United States ends up in the landfill  — and these days, more than a little of the recycling gets rerouted there as well. Thinking about all that waste going to the dump can be depressing, but it’s is not quite the…

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Earth911 Inspiration: Earth Can’t Wait

This week’s inspirational poster will help you remind your friends, family, and neighbors about their commitment to making Earth-positive changes. We can take the low road we travel today toward disastrous climate change that will make today’s impacts look mild or begin to change our habits to protect the Earth….

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Eco-Friendly Halloween Costumes

However conscientious you are in daily life, holidays have a way of getting out of hand. Even a minor holiday like Halloween can mean big waste — candy wrappers, cheap disposable decorations, and costumes that get worn once and thrown away. But a little creativity is all it takes to…

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